By Gayleen Rabakukk and Stephani Martinell Eaton
Image above: Author Amy Mucha with her daughter, declaring their rights.
Today we welcome two picture book authors who used Twitter pitch events to connect with agents and editors to get their debut books published.
What was your initial inspiration for writing this book?
This book came together from a marriage of two living things that could be found in our yard: raccoons and a prickly pear cactus!
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Learn more about Lindsay Leslie
By Gayleen Rabakukk
Submitting queries can sometimes feel like tossing a bottled message into the ocean: you’re not sure when or if you’ll get a reply.
Through social media authors now have additional avenues for connecting with publishing gatekeepers.
I recently interviewed upcoming debut Lindsay Leslie about how #PitMad figured into her success,
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